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Winterizing Your Vehicle

“Winterize” is a term you see thrown around a lot at mechanic shops and auto parts stores. What does it actually entail though? As with most things, there are the basics, and then there are the above and beyond approaches. Depending on what sort of winter you’re expecting, and how much you intend to drive in it, should determine how you winterize your car. We at Lake Ridge Automotive in Woodbridge, VA have prepared some tips for you, to help you better understand what it means to winterize a car, and how to prepare for the months ahead.

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The Importance of Oil Changes

At Lake Ridge Automotive in Woodbridge, VA, we understand all too well the importance of changing your oil regularly. Three to five thousand miles sounds like a lot, but it doesn’t really take that long to rack them up. The busier you are, the more you probably drive, and the more likely you are to forget it’s time to change your oil. Here are some reasons to pay attention to your oil changes, and help you better understand why oil changes are so important.

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Does your car need to warm up?

At Lake Ridge Automotive in Woodbridge, VA, our goal is to provide you with the best service and automotive information on the market. No matter what type of car, truck, or SUV you drive, we have the goods you need.

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Is it okay to idle?

At Lake Ridge Automotive in Woodbridge, VA, one of our primary objectives is to keep you informed on how to best care for your vehicle. With temperatures dropping this time of year, a question often comes to mind; is it ok to idle my car for extended periods of time?

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Why the air pressure in your tires drop when it’s cold outside

When temperatures start to fall, so does your tire pressure. According to Goodyear, every ten degrees the outside temperature drops will cause 1-2 pounds of pressure loss in your tire. Lake Ridge Automotive in Woodbridge, VA is here to tell you why that happens, why you should care, and what you should do about it.

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